Updated: 14/09/12 : 10:50:47
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Three men found dead in Roscommon

Three people have been found dead following a fire at a house in Roscommon this morning.

The emergency services were called to the house at St Ciarán's Park in Roscommon town at 7.30am after smoke was seen coming from the house. The bodies of three men were found in a room at the front of the house.

Fire services also attended the scene, but it is now understood they were not called upon to put out a blaze.

The dead men were in their 20s and 30s, gardaí have said.

The bodies are still at the scene and the State Pathologist has been notified.

Gardaí will not confirm the exact cause of the deaths until a full technical and post mortem examination is complete.

The scene has been sealed off for a forensic examination.